Concert Review: Roy Hargrove – Village Vanguard

If there’s one image that can summarize Roy Hargrove’s show at the Village Vanguard Saturday night, one enduring symbol that can capture the talented horn-man’s approach to music, art, and life – it’s got to be his pants. Those pants – a pair of three-quarter length cut off suit pants – were on full display … Continue reading

Album Review: Stan Killian – Unified

Stan Killian, the Houston-born, New York-based saxophonist offers a stunning new CD with Unified, his new studio album from Sunnyside Records. On this album, Killian and his quartet are joined by special guests Roy Hargrove, Jeremy Pelt, and David Binney, all of whom add a brooding yet dynamic quality to the music. The songs on … Continue reading